5 June 2013
C.J. Graphics leads the pack at OPIA awards
MISSISSAUGA, ON—C.J. Graphics scored big at the 2013 OPIA awards with wins in 13 categories, plus three awards of excellence in Sheetfed, Digital and Specialty.

Among its prizes, the company swept all three awards in the Speciality category, and collected 9 of the 16 awards handed out in Sheetfed.

Leslie Smith (left) of C.J. Graphics accepts an OPIA award

The awards program is organized by the Ontario Printing and Imaging Association and were presented May 22 at the Mississauga Convention Centre. David Chilton, author of The Wealthy Barber series and one of the stars of CBC's The Dragon's Den, was on hand for a keynote address.

Other multiple winners included Metroland Media Group, which won for Web - Booklets & Brochures and Newspapers, and also garnered the Web award of excellence. General Printers won a handful of prizes in the Sheetfed division for Manuals & Directories, Catalogues 4+ Colours, and Programs.

Here is the full list of winners.

Annual Reports   
C. J. Graphics: Canadian Oil Sands

RP Graphics Group: Bayer - The Beauty of Parasites

Brochures and Booklets
C. J. Graphics: Audi Vorsprung Durch Technik 2013

C. J. Graphics: Virgin Mobile – This Year Give Awesome

Books 4+ Colour
Ryerson University: Rye TAGA Graphic Arts Technical Journal

Manuals & Directories    
General Printers: 2012 Design Source Guide

C.J. Graphics Inc: Ocena Magazine

Catalogues 4+ Colours   
General Printers: The Charlie Thomas Collection

Presentation Folders   
C.J. Graphics: Latoplast Folder

General Printers: The National Ballet of Canada

Twin City Dwyer Printing Co: Muncipality of North Perth Building Together

C. J. Graphics: Union 31 Invitation

Direct Mail    
C. J. Graphics: HOOPP Works For You

Direct Mail
C. J. Graphics: This is Acura

C. J. Graphics: Mercedes

Self Promotion    
Mi5 Print: Applied Arts March 2013
St. Joseph Print Group: Canadian Geographic, April 2013

St. Joseph Print Group: Reitman’s – Smart Set

Booklets & Brochures    
Metroland Hamilton: Coupon Clipper

Metroland Scarborough: Metro Today, February 13th, 2013
Small Format    
C.J. Graphics: TD – Durno Advisory Group
Inks, Coatings or Process
C. J. Graphics: Mark Ten 2013 Calendar
Cartons & Boxes
C. J. Graphics: Belvedere Vodka Box

Environmentally Sound
C. J. Graphics: Cause For Laughter Joke Book
Award of Excellence Recipients:

C.J. Graphics: This is Acura

Metroland Scarborough: Metro Today, February 13th, 2013

C.J. Graphics: TD – Durno Advisory Group

C.J. Graphics: Belvedere Vodka Box
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